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Title: Method for imaging a concealed object

Abstract

A method for imaging a concealed object is described and which includes a step of providing a heat radiating body, and wherein an object to be detected is concealed on the heat radiating body; imaging the heat radiating body to provide a visibly discernible infrared image of the heat radiating body; and determining if the visibly discernible infrared image of the heat radiating body is masked by the presence of the concealed object.

Inventors:
 [1];  [1];  [1]
  1. Idaho Falls, ID
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Idaho National Lab. (INL), Idaho Falls, ID (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
913248
Patent Number(s):
7,238,940
Application Number:
11/100,789
Assignee:
Battelle Energy Alliance, LLC (Idaho Falls, ID)
DOE Contract Number:  
AC07-05ID14517
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
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Citation Formats

Davidson, James R, Partin, Judy K, and Sawyers, Robert J. Method for imaging a concealed object. United States: N. p., 2007. Web.
Davidson, James R, Partin, Judy K, & Sawyers, Robert J. Method for imaging a concealed object. United States.
Davidson, James R, Partin, Judy K, and Sawyers, Robert J. 2007. "Method for imaging a concealed object". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/913248.
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